Level 6 Unit 20
Theme: Careers: Teaching


My Great-Aunt Arizona
by Gloria Houston
An Appalachian teacher influences
many students.
Charlotte Forten: A Black
Teacher in the Civil War
by Peter Burchard
A biography based on Forten's
letters and diaries.


Maria Montessori: Teacher
of Teachers
by Marie Shephard
Developer of a teaching method
that spread from Italy throughout
the world.
The Agony of Alice
by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
A motherless girl finds a friend in
her sixth-grade teacher.


by Catherine Marshall
Young Christy faces challenges
teaching the proud mountain
people in the Smokies.
Anne of Avonlea
by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Anne of Green Gables returns
home to teach school in Avonlea.


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